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Thursday on Lake Effect: WI Legislature's Extraordinary Session, 'Honor,' 'Hairspray' the Musical

Thursday on Lake Effect:

National political writer Dan Kaufman evaluates the seismic moves taking place this week in Madison. Later, a journalist compiles the stories of Wisconsin veterans in a new book, which he hopes adds to the historical record. Plus, a look at Skylight Music Theater's production of the musical Hairspray.


  • Dan Kaufman, author, The Fall of Wisconsin
  • Mark Concannon, author, Honor: Wisconsin Stories from the Battlefield
  • Lili-Anne Brown, director, Hairspray at Skylight Music Theater
  • Luisa Fernanda Garcia, founder and owner of Mompoxino; Gianofer Fields, material culture contributor
  • Nora Jane Struthers, singer-songwriter